Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Goldman Sachs economist predicts greater housing gains

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Can mortgage technology help lenders drive purchase business? Ocwen pays Massachusetts $3.7 million to resolve foreclosure claims Average time to foreclose sets new record of 631 days ala. court says alleged problems with securitization aren’t a borrower concern You do not have to take my word for it. Look at what two attorneys say about securitization audits: ". Most ‘securitization audits’ that I have reviewed are inadmissible in a court of law; they contain a mere opinion of a layman without personal knowledge (direct experience) as to what happened with a particular mortgage note after closing. · Denver, CO was the fastest market for the third month in a row, with nearly half of all homes pending sale in just 6 days. Seattle, WA was the next fastest markets with 7 median days on market, followed by Grand Rapids, MI (8) Portland, OR (8) and Omaha, NE (9).The Ocwen Foreclosure Process | Stop Ocwen Foreclosure – The Ocwen foreclosure process is more aggressive than most. In addition to pushing homeowners into foreclosure so that they can sell the home at auction, they are notorious for having awful customer service that makes it impossible for a homeowner to find out the real status of the their loan situation.CRA Guide to Data Reporting and Collection – the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA), it need not collect home mortgage loan data under the CRA. Examiners will sample an institu-tion’s home mortgage loans to evaluate its home mortgage lending. If an institution wants to ensure that examiners consider all of its home mortgage loans, it may collect and maintain data on these loans.

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The National Association of Realtors said Monday that its seasonally adjusted index of pending sales of existing homes rose 0.2% in November from the prior month to 101.7. The index of 101.7 is against a benchmark of 100, which is equal to the average level of activity in 2001, the starting point for the index.

Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: 10 commandments for #mortgage loan officers: As the Thanksgiving holiday wraps up and the housing industry gears up for the end of the year, these two loan officers from Solano #mortgage published a hysterical piece on the Ten Commandments of applying for a home #mortgage.

A day in the life of HUD Secretary Julin Castro Julian Castro and his twin brother Representative Joaquin Castro at the LBJ Presidential Library. Castro meets with U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on July 7, 2014 In 2001, Castro was elected to the San Antonio City Council , winning 61 percent of the vote against five challengers.Home price growth projected to exceed 7% in 2013 Home prices in the Los Angeles metro area rose by 18.2% from February 2013 to February 2014, according to the Case-Shiller price index, and they continue to climb today. While house values in L.A. are expected to rise steadily over the next year, homeowners should not expect the double-digit gains.Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Congressman tries to tackle eminent domain plans The usually crammed infield at the Preakness Stakes, which earned that nickname because of drunken fighting and other forms of debauchery, was far from full as post time neared. Gone were the topless women, and the teens who raced and stumbled across the tops of portable toilets, pelted with beer cans as they went.

The Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University recently released their 2015 Report on Rental Housing, in which they reported that 49% of rental households are cost-burdened, meaning they spend more than 30% of their income on housing. These households struggle to save for a rainy day and pay other bills, such as food and healthcare.

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